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Qatar 2022: Japan, Spain in, Germany out

Japan have emerged winners of group E after they defeated Spain 2-1 to set up a round of 16 clash with Croatia. Recall that Japan shocked Germany 2-1 in their opening match, so they won the group with six points. Spain finished second…

Qatar 2022: Costa Rica Jolt Japan

Costa Rica shrug off their heavy defeat to Spain to defeat Japan by a lone goal in their second group match. Japan were expected to do better after they came from a goal down to defeat Germany. But, Costa Rica had failed to cause Japan any…

Qatar 2022: Japan Shock Germany

Japan threw spanner into the works of German Machine as they came from a goal down to win 2-1 in a thrilling 90 minutes of soccer hostility. Manchester City's Ilkay Gundogan put the Europeans in front from the penalty spot in the first…

Qatar 2022: Germany Desperate to Win Japan

After a woeful outing at last World Cup in Russia where Germany finished last in their group despite being the defending champions, the Germans are desperate to return to winning ways in the mundial when they take on Japan in their opening…

FG Seeks Loan From Japan after China trip

The Federal Government, through the Ministry of Transportation, has urged Japan to follow in the footsteps of their Chinese counterpart, and partner Nigeria on concessioning loans. Rotimi Amaechi, Minister of Transport, stated this when…

Japan hit by strongest storm in 25 yrs

Japan on Tuesday was hit by Typhoon Jebi, the strongest and powerful storm to hit the island country in 25 years, causing violent winds and disrupting transport services. Japan‘s Meteorological Agency issued a caution on torrential rains…

JICA gives $700m loan to AfDB

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has signed a $700.9 million loan agreement with the African Development Fund (ADF). The loan is designed to provide an Official Development Assistance (ODA) and is part of Japan’s…

Shinzo Abe set for landslide win in Japan

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is on track for a landslide win in Japan’s upcoming election, the latest survey suggested Monday, as a new party founded by Tokyo’s popular governor loses momentum. Abe’s conservative Liberal Democratic Party…